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The Ultimate List Of French Macarons In Houston—Updated

Posted: July 27, 2017 at 7:00 am   /   Bakeries, Featured, Food Finds, Sweets

Brightly colored, with just the right crunch that transcends into a pillowy softness, French macarons (not to be confused with the denser macaroons made mostly with coconut) are a beautiful dessert. Their bright colors and unexpected flavors naturally make them perfect for either dessert trays or a simple, guilt-free treat at the end of a […]

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Cool Off With These Shaved Ice Treats In Houston

Posted: May 25, 2017 at 3:57 pm   /   Sweets

Snow cones, raspas or shaved ice: No matter what you call these cool, sweet treats, they are the antidote to scorching Houston weather, and a must for the city’s long summer days. Here are some of the best around town. MAM’s, 1040 West Cavalcade: Known as “Houston’s original sno-ball stand,” MAM’s just opened its new […]

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Eat My Pralines

Houston Business “Eat My Pralines” Is Growing—One Sweet At A Time

Posted: March 15, 2017 at 4:24 pm   /   Sweets

We had to clear one issue up with Eat My Pralines owner Becca Reyenga right away: is it pronounced “pray-leens” or “praw-leens”? “It’s ‘praw-leens.’ That’s a conversation I have a lot!” she said. “Sometimes I say, ‘Do you want to try a praline?’ and people just look at me like they don’t know what I’m […]

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